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Latitude: 52.2866 / 52°17'11"N
Longitude: -0.2481 / 0°14'53"W
OS Eastings: 519593
OS Northings: 266831
OS Grid: TL195668
Mapcode National: GBR J35.Q2D
Mapcode Global: VHGM1.NS6G
Entry Name: Stirtloe House
Listing Date: 24 October 1951
Last Amended: 3 June 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130303
English Heritage Legacy ID: 54331
Location: Buckden, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE19
Civil Parish: Buckden
Traditional County: Huntingdonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Buckden St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 16 NE
STIRTLOE LANE (SOUTH SIDE),
(FORMERLY LISTED UNDER LUCKS LANE)
Late C18 brick house of five bays. L-plan with small vaulted
brick cellar, two storeys. Tripped slate roofs and end stacks.
Extended in early C19 by two bays at north and south and to rear
of main range. Brick faces rendered. West facing facade.
Plain parapet. Seven C19 first floor recessed hung sash windows
with glazing bars and four similar ground floor windows.
Central, open, semi-circular, Roman Doric stone portico
approached by semi-circular steps. (Stone portico to rear
facade has a broken pediment supported on Doric columns). Eight
raised and fielded panels to C18 door in recessed round headed
arch. Fanlight with interlaced glazing bars. Rear kitchen
wing, originally with sunken floor has a reset C17 mullion and
transome window. Interior has largely C19 details; open string
staircase, and six panelled mahogany doors in architraved
Home of Lancelot Brown from 1784-90, son of 'Capability Brown'.
VCH Huntingdonshire, p266
Listing NGR: TL1959366831
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